Bergen County Driving While Suspended Attorneys

Paramus NJ DWS when underline suspension was due to a prior violation of Driving with No Insurance Lawyer

The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall has over 100 years of combined experience defending individuals charged with Driving While Suspended when the suspension was due a violation of Driving with No Insurance {N.J.S.A. 39:6-b2}. On staff at the Law Office Jonathan F. Marshall are two former municipal prosecutors who have defended individuals charged with this offense throughout Bergen and Passaic County, including towns like Paterson, Fort Lee, Passaic, Englewood City and Mahwah.

Elements of the Offense:

Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 39:3-40:

No person to whom a driver’s license has been refused or whose driver’s license or reciprocity privilege has been suspended or revoked, or who has been prohibited from obtaining a driver’s license, shall personally operate a motor vehicle during the period of refusal, suspension, revocation, or prohibition.

Applicable Penalties: 

If an individual is convicted of violating N.J.S.A. 39:3-40 and that persons license was suspended due to a previous violation of Driving with No Insurance (N.J.S.A. 39:6-b2) they will face a $500.00 fine, a license suspension for an additional period of not less than one year nor more than two years, and may be forced to serve up to 90 days in the Bergen County Jail.

With over 100 years of Combined Experience on Staff

As the previous paragraph highlights, a conviction of Driving While Suspended and the suspension was due to a violation of Driving with No Insurance carries extreme penalties.  With New Jersey not allowing for temporary “work license”, the collateral consequence for losing your license could be devastating to one’s career not to mention the possibility of incarceration. Please feel free to contact any one of our Bergen County offices to speak to one of our experienced traffic attorneys.